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Overview | Under 8s | Ages 8–12 | Ages 12–15 | Ages 15-17 | Family weekends in Jan
Do you have a book inside of you that’s dying to get out?
Ticketed | Bookings essential
Follow the lead of the best writers by employing tried and tested techniques.
Free | Bookings essential
3-day workshop to development skills to build and explore a virtual reality environment.
From boardgames with some complexity to a good, clean game of UNO.
Free | Bookings not required
Learn skills of improvisation, keeping the game moving and most importantly, making it fun!
A social game of strategy and role-playing that is designed to have fun!
Ever wondered how things at home are designed? Learn to use a laser cutter to cut a lampshade design.
Bring your sketches to life as you are guided through the journey of making your own mask.
Design a prop for your next costume or cosplay and be able to use it in a matter of minutes.
Design and cut your very own vinyl stickers and decorate your room or tech with stickers of all shapes and colours.
Love pugs? Skulls? Pop art? Wear your heart on your sleeve by creating a high-quality badge or jewellery.
Learn some basics in web design using Wordpress, one of the most popular tools to create websites on the internet.
Personalise your space and learn sewing, design and decor basics by working with skilled fashion maker, Jimmy Eng.
Free and ticketed activities and adventures
14 Dec 2019 – 25 Jan 2020
Throughout State Library